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March 20th, 2011 - 8:40 pm § in Easy Cooking

Aunt Miriam’s (baked) Cheesecake

one of my favorite cakes to make on a Saturday are baked cheesecakes. this recipe was given to me by my Aunt, who is a fabulous and talented baker. This is a very light cake, airy and not too sweet like some of the heavy American Cheesecakes can be. You will need: 3 eggs 1 […][...]

March 20th, 2011 - 8:08 pm § in Easy Cooking

Ultramarinos – Mexican flavors delight in Hoboken

Yesterday I discovered a treasure of a place in Hoboken – Ultramarionos “the marketplace for Latin Kitchen magic”. In this little gem of a place, hidden in 260 3rd street in Hoboken, one is welcomed by white walls of a small cafe, decorated with warm cocoa, red and green colors.  [...]

September 3rd, 2010 - 4:04 pm § in Easy Cooking

An Easy Banana Bread Recipe

Image via Wikipedia Banana bread can be painted in two ways: One is a romantic picture, where one of life’s greatest pleasures, as cliche as it sounds, is a nice cup of coffee served with a moist, sweet, banana bread. The other one, perhaps a more realistic one, is when you buy loads of banana[...]

July 17th, 2010 - 6:08 pm § in Easy Cooking

Coffee Cake – Ready in 50 min (10 min prep, 40 min bake)

Image via Wikipedia 10 min prep, 40 min bake This is by far the easiest and yummiest cake to prepare. It tastes very much like a pound cake, but has no butter in it. As a baking explorer and student, this was one of the first successful cakes I have made, and with 2 “left […][...]

July 14th, 2010 - 6:55 pm § in Easy Cooking

Dinner for the In Laws: Flavorful lucious Lamb with Tzatziki

Last week the hubbie’s daddy came over for a visit. I wanted to make something good and wholehearted, soul food, but, being 20 pounds heavier, swollen-legged and not as energetic as I was past6pm, I needed something quick. I found the following recipe at MS’s Living, that was really quic[...]

July 11th, 2010 - 4:26 pm § in Easy Cooking

The Secret to How to Make an Airy Muffin vs a Dense Scone (or My Day at the NYC Culinary Institute)

Some baking tips for scones, muffins and biscuits from a NYC ICE Culinary Institute course by Michelle: How to bake more dense or airy muffins, scones, and biscuits; basic recipes to play with; 20 min Baked Goods recipes. [...]

June 13th, 2010 - 6:40 am § in Easy Cooking

Coffee Cream Top Mocha Mini Muffins

Image via Wikipedia 10 min preparation 15 min baking time Some like it sweet, some like it hot – those new mini muffins recipe I discovered can be really quickly altered to be served to your audience taste. Credit for recipe goes t Carine Goren, an Israeli baker that has shed some of her bakin[...]

June 6th, 2010 - 7:11 pm § in Art, Easy Cooking, Healthier by 2010, Music, Travel

125 days

I have not blogged, here, in Sleeplessinsocialmedia or in any other blog for 125 days. I have written 125 drafts in my mind, but have not published one. Reasons? I have billion and one: health, family, personal, work. but to be honest, Blogging, apparently, is like riding a bike, once you have done [...]

January 23rd, 2010 - 9:38 pm § in Easy Cooking, Travel

My Visit in Israel: a series of delicious breakfasts

Image by Sifu Renka via Flickr One of my top favorite things is a good, rich breakfast. It opens up the day, filling your body with nutrients and your soul with joy. In my last visit in Israel I achieved a record of awesome breakfasts: my homeland visit was for 3 weeks, and each day […][...]